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Evolution: social selection for eccentricity.
The dress code of paper wasps, like that of humans, is related to their social habits: species with a flexible nest-founding strategy have highly variable black-and-yellow markings. This color polymorphism facilitates individual recognition and might have been selected to permit complex social interactions.
Animals, Evolution, Nesting Behavior/physiology, Pattern Recognition, Physiological/physiology, Phylogeny, Pigmentation/physiology, Selection, Genetic, Social Behavior, Wasps/physiology
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